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Sat, 02/13/2016 - 12:15pm

Since September, Florida has been fighting an infestation of the Oriental fruit fly, an invasive pest that threatened more than 400...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 12:05pm

Embedding musicians in a low-income elementary school has brought gains in math and reading. But is this a boutique approach, or could...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 10:35am

"You can have a really good time in the Peace Corps when you're old," says Alice Carter, who at age 87 is the oldest volunteer in the...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 10:22am

The California Air Resources Board was recording with an infrared camera as the methane leak on the outskirts of LA was finally...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 8:50am

On Saturday, 220,000 soldiers across Brazil are going door to door to raise awareness about the Zika virus, and promote mosquito control...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 7:49am

Weekend Edition remembers Sam Spence, a longtime composer of rousing musical scores for NFL Films' documentaries and highlight reels.

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 7:49am

The NBA's All Star Game starts this weekend. NPR's Linda Wertheimer and Howard Bryant of ESPN talk about the upcoming basketball...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 7:49am

Last year's war in Ukraine dominated the Munich Security Conference. This year, Russia's intervention in the Middle East has put the...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 7:49am

How instrumental is Nevada's Latino community in next week's race there between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders? NPR's Linda...

Sat, 02/13/2016 - 7:49am

There's a revolution underway in Venezuela — not on the streets, where uprisings have failed, but in the halls of Congress. For the...